this issue are limitless. you can still see the caution that a lot of the senator were displaying there in some of the questioning, and this is still going to take a full court press by the president and advocates. last night in connecticut there was a public hearing in the town of nowtown that the state legislature conducted, and family after family who's children were killed testified, the local police chief, and again, newtown voted for romney. >> stephanie: yeah. >> this is not some kind of democratic strong hold here. but obviously, you know, this issue now has just kind of spilled into a much broader main stream. >> stephanie: and you are right, the parents i have heard speak, again, how much more incredibly powerful can you get than that and they are all saying the same thing, right?